Hot chocolate with beautiful details.
submission from Dionna
My presentation from Warm Gun called “The Developer’s Unicorn: Tactics for Recruiting (Good) Designers” — full blog post is coming soon. You can see the video on the 500 Startups Livestream if you jump to 32 minutes in. The Slideshare is available too if you prefer.
Or why a bearcat’s butt smells like popcorn? Animals and their scent communications are pretty mysterious to us upright perfumed apes, but there’s a lot of interesting social biology going on.
Let Brian Switek tell you all about binutrongs (Asian bearcats) and their buttery ejections. Near the end when he describes bearcats gettin’ bizzay, you’ll never look at that extra large bucket at the movies the same way.
(via Wired Science, photo via Wikimedia Commons)
The latest version of Pinterest for iPhones is in the app store today! We’ve been working on changes behind-the-pins to make our iPhone app speedier, but the update also includes a new look and new features.
So when you get a chance before the holidays, we recommend updating to version 1.4 in…
On this day in 1979, Iranian religious leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini returned home after 14 years in exile. This morning, the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran reenacted the very important moment in their country’s history with a very bizarre ceremony — and a cardboard cut-out of Khomeini. Read more.
[Image: Mehr News Agency
In related news, my cardboard cut-out of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini went missing three days ago … and now we all know the culprits.
Today in fodder for upcoming Sacha Baron Cohen movies.
Hats off to our YACHT Music Challenge winner, Diego Lucia with his video, Somnus!
If you missed the project, don’t fret! In conjunction with the Free Music Archive and our new Vimeo Music Store, YACHT is generously offering instrumental versions of all the songs from their amazing new album, Shangri-La.
Head to the Music Store to download the awesome tracks to use in your videos!